Mostly cloudy skies, a chance of showers and near normal temperatures Friday and Saturday.
Beginning Sunday, temperatures will increase before another passing weather system causes a period of strong gusty winds Tuesday and Wednesday. (Source NOAA) More »
If you plan on bringing a bicycle, be aware that in Arizona, bicycles are subject to the same traffic rules as automobiles.
Bicycle Rentals are available on the South Rim.
Bicyclist campsites are available in the park's campgrounds
Bicycles are prohibited
Bicycles are permitted
The Hermit Road Greenway Trail segment, between The Abyss and Hermit Rest, provides a bicycle path away from the road and, in places, along the rim.
Hermit Road Greenway Trail (2008)
are provided by by Bright Angel Bicycles and are located near the Visitor Center.
Did You Know?
Building a structure that provides the widest possible view of the Grand Canyon yet harmonizes with its setting was architect Mary Colter's goal when the Santa Fe Railroad hired her in 1930 to design a gift shop and rest area at Desert View Point. The Watchtower opened in May of 1933. More...